AUTO INDUSTRY NEWS

Volkswagen Brazil reveals 2015 Saveiro Double Cab pickup

Volkswagen Brazil reveals 2015 Saveiro Double Cab pickup image

Text: / Photos: Volkswagen | posted September 08, 2014 12:14

Double cab variant added to Saveiro compact pickup

Volkswagen Brazil revealed the Saveiro pickup infused with modern design and excellent cabin space. The vehicle is set to go on sale this month at more than 630 dealerships in Brazil.

The automaker says the Saveiro pickup gets a unique and versatile design packed with more technology in its segment. With the said vehicle, Volkswagen intends to entablish new level of safety, performance and comfort.

The rear of the Volkswagen Saveiro Double Cross

The Saveiro Double Cab gets an extended cabin and wheelbase along with a raised roof. With this, Volkswagen says the vehicle has the most interior space in its segment to easily accommodate five people. The front is integrated with Volkswagen's current design language as seen on its headlights and grill.

The interior of the Volkswagen Saveiro Double Cab

The automaker added that the Saveiro is the first in its class to have electronic stability control (ESC), traction control (ASR) and anti-lock braking system (ABS) with off-road function.

It is powered by a 1.6-liter engine that delivers 122 PS with 156 Nm torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.